Biography and Ancestry of Henry Carey 1st Viscount Falkland (1575-1633)


Paternal Family Tree


6Great Grandson Edward III King England


c 1575 born

1590 [15] educated at Gray's Inn

1593 [18] educated at Exeter College

1599 [24] knighted at Dublin

1601 [26] elected MP Hertfordshire

1602 [27] married Elizabeth Tanfield

1620 [45] created 1st Viscount Falkland

1622 [47] appointed Lord Deputy of Ireland

Sep 1633 [58] died


Mother: Elizabeth Tanfield

Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland c 1610 [Father: 35] [Mother: 25]

Lawrence Carey

Patrick Carey c 1623 [Father: 48] [Mother: 38]

Catherine Carey

Placid Carey

Ann Carey

Lucy Carey

Elizabeth Carey

Mary Carey

Victoria Carey


Father: Edward Carey (5G GS Edward III)

Grandfather: John Carey (4G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Carey (5G GS Edward I)

2G Grandfather: William Carey (4G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Philip Carey (3G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Christiana Orchard

2G Grandmother: Anna Fulford

3G Grandfather: Baldwin Fulford

1G Grandmother: Margaret Spencer (3G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Robert Spencer

2G Grandmother: Eleanor Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G GD Edward I)

Grandmother: Joyce Denny

1G Grandfather: Edmund Denny

Mother: Catherine Knyvet (8G GD Edward I)

Grandfather: Henry Knyvet (7G GS Edward I)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Knyvet (10G GS Henry II)

2G Grandfather: Edmund Knyvet (9G GS Henry II)

3G Grandfather: William Knyvet

3G Grandmother: Alice Grey (8G GD Henry II)

1G Grandmother: Muriel Howard (6G GD Edward I)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (4G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Katherine Moleyns

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Tilney (9G GD Henry II)

3G Grandfather: Frederick Tilney

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Cheney (8G GD Henry II)

Grandmother: Anne Pickering

1G Grandfather: Christopher Pickering